Board of Health

Healthy Lifestyle

Health Commissioner

Health Department

General Information

*Effective Monday, March 16, 2020*

Canton City WIC Services will be provided by appointment only.
Walk-in clinic days have been canceled.

 **Currently, Infants & Children do not need to be present in our office when staff issue food benefits to their WIC Card**

 Pregnant, Breastfeeding, or Postpartum women do not need to be present in our office when staff issue food benefits to their WIC Card if they can send another adult in to get their food benefits on their WIC cards.
**Call the WIC office is you are sending in another adult**

ALL IN-OFFICE SERVICES ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

WIC Staff will be calling clients prior to their scheduled appointments
to gather information needed.
This will allow staff to load the cards quickly.
Nutrition Education and Breastfeeding Support will be provided over the phone.
 

Please call the WIC office to schedule an appointment
during our regular business hours:

Mondays-Thursdays 8:00am - 4:30pm
Fridays 8:00am-12:00pm

Canton City WIC 330-489-3326.

Canton City Public Health

Women, Infants, And Children (WIC) Program

The primary WIC goal is to improve nutrition and overall health status of eligible program participants.

WIC provides not only supplemental foods, but also nutrition education, breastfeeding support and referrals to other health care agencies. 
Go to Program Description to learn more about the WIC Program.

CLICK HERE to view a Welcome to WIC video  (English)

CLICK HERE to view a video that explains how to use your WIC Nutrition Card (English)


CLICK HERE to view a Welcome to WIC video (Spanish)

CLICK HERE to view a video that explains how to use your WIC Nutrition Card (Spanish)


Please bring all required information with you. Visit our Frequently Ask Questions (FAQ's) page for more information on required information.
Contact the office at 
330-489-3326 with any questions.

Ohio WIC Prescribed Formula and Food Request Form has several notable changes beginning October 1, 2022.

Additional information can be found in the following links:

  Current Physician Letter

Ohio WIC Prescribed Formula and Food Request Fillable Form

 

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.


Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.


To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:
https://www.usda.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USDA-OASCR%20P-Complaint-Form0508-0002-508-11-28-17Fax2Mail.pdf, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant's name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

1. mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or


2. fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or


3. email: program.intake@usda.gov


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

 

 

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